Sharm Bauchoo is a Fellow of the Association since 2011 and was elected to the Board of Directors at the 2021 AGM. Sharm is a Member of the Association of South African Quantity Surveyors. He has also completed the Specialisation in Construction Law Course through the Association. His career of almost 30 years consists of having worked and consulted for many of the larger and medium sized construction companies. Being a Quantity Surveyor by training, his experience ranges from on-site QS functions, cost control and ultimately various senior positions, including overseeing contracts managers on various projects where negotiation and sound knowledge of the JBCC and NEC Contracts proved invaluable. Sharm has also enjoyed exposure to the FIDIC Contract while being the Project Manager on a water pipeline for Rand Water. His most recent project involvement was the Baragwanath 500 Bed ICU Hospital. He has always been passionate about sharing knowledge based on his various experiences in the built environment. He believes in resolving disputes in the most efficient and cost-effective manner.